Hazard Level

HL_1The Government of Montserrat, the Disaster Management Coordinating Agency (DMCA) and the MVO have adopted a Hazard Level System which has been used at the Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat since August 1, 2008. The purpose of the system is to improve management of the ongoing eruption and to provide important infomation to the residents of Montserrat.

The current Hazard Level is 1.

Information about the Hazard Level System and access restrictions at the different levels is available here.